Sophie Cook says why she wants to represent Brighton Kemptown for Labour

Why the time is right for me to stand for parliament by Sophie Cook.
Posted On 24 Apr 2017

Greens announce election candidates and invite local parties to talk about electoral alliances

Brighton & Hove Green Party announce parliamentary candidates for general election on June 8 and invites local parties to talk about electoral alliances.

Brighton Kemptown MP re-adopted to stand in June general election

Simon Kirby, MP was officially re-adopted as the Conservative Parliamentary Candidate for Brighton Kemptown & Peacehaven this morning (April 22) at a meeting of his local...

Kemptown MP asks Culture Secretary to consider Brighton for Channel 4 move

Simon Kirby, MP for Brighton Kemptown & Peacehaven has today written to the Culture Secretary, the Rt. Hon Karen Bradley MP asking her to consider Brighton as the best place...
Posted On 30 Mar 2017

Liberal Democrats table bold housing plans

"It’s time for the city council to be bold in seeking solutions for the housing crisis", say Brighton & Hove Liberal Democrats.

House of Commons consider draft Bill on ‘Companies Documentation’ affecting transgender people

Today, (March 1) Conservative MP, and former Minister for Women and Equalities, Nicky Morgan, will introduce a ten Minute Rule Bill to the House of Commons which aims to...

POLITICS: LGBT people and the Council’s budget

Councillor Phélim Mac Cafferty, conveyor of the Green group on Brighton & Hove City Council explains why this is not the time to cut the council's LGBT+ Community Safety post...

Greens claim their ‘spend to save’ budget proposals will save £2 million to protect essential services

Green Councillors have released their budget proposals ahead of todays annual Budget Council meeting laying out ways the Greens would seek to make changes to the present...

Caroline Lucas MP to hold surgery at offices of Terrence Higgins Trust

Caroline Lucas, the Green MP for Brighton Pavilion will be holding a surgery at the offices of Terrence Higgins Trust (THT) on Friday, February 24 from 4pm-6pm.

Former out Lib Dem MP selected to stand for West of England Metro Mayor

Stephen Williams, the former MP for Bristol West, is to contest the West of England Metro Mayor election for the party. Mr Williams, a former Vice President of LGBT+ Lib Dems,...

Sussex University and Black Rock development to benefit from Government funding

Brighton is to receive part of the £66.06m Coast to Capital funding as part of the Growth Deal programme. This round of Growth Deals was announced at Budget this year, Local...
Posted On 02 Feb 2017

Greens angry at Labour ‘U-turn’ on council tax rise

At a full meeting of Brighton & Hove City Council on Thursday, January 26, questions were raised by the Green Group as to why the Labour Council leadership were seeking to...